Expect further easing by RBNZ, albeit at a slower pace – BBH

FXStreet (Edinburgh) – Analysts at BBH have assessed the recent speech by RBNZ’s Wheeler and its implications for the Kiwi dollar.

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“Governor Wheeler of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand pushed against expectations for dramatic rate cuts but did reiterate the need for a lower New Zealand dollar and scope for additional rate cuts”.

“The mini-tightening cycle was worth 100 bp and half of it has been unwound”.

“We look for the other half to be unwound in the coming months”.

Kiwi initially rallied to $0.6740, a little more than three-quarters of a percent, but gave it all back in subsequent activity”.

Analysts at BBH have assessed the recent speech by RBNZ’s Wheeler and its implications for the Kiwi dollar…

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